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Reward for innovation in SA's engineering industry
Reward for innovation in SA's engineering industry

Despite the engineering sector being constrained by lacklustre economic growth and delays in government infrastructure roll-out, the recent Cesa/Aon Engineering Excellence Awards demonstrated that the industry still has much to celebrate.

31 Aug 2015 11:04

Medupi to empower SA's economy
Medupi to empower SA's economy

LEPHALALE: The completion of Medupi is expected to grow South Africa's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) by about 0.35% a year, says President Jacob Zuma.

31 Aug 2015 10:57



New machinery regulations launched
New machinery regulations launched

PRETORIA: The Department of labour's Electrical and Mechanical Engineering Directorate has launched the new Driven Machinery Regulations (DMR).

31 Aug 2015 09:11

Italtile FY trading profit up 21% to R905m
Italtile FY trading profit up 21% to R905m

Italtile (ITE) on Thursday reported a 21% rise in trading profit to R905m in the year to June from a year ago...

28 Aug 2015 09:15

TPT granted operating licence for manganese export terminal
TPT granted operating licence for manganese export terminal

Transnet Port Terminals (TPT) has been granted a permanent operating licence for the manganese terminal at the Port of Ngqura.

27 Aug 2015 08:50

WWF-SA concerned about government's INDC to the UNFCCC
WWF-SA concerned about government's INDC to the UNFCCC

WWF South Africa has expressed its concern about the vague and defensive position taken by the South African government in its Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC) to the 21st United Nations Climate Change Negotiations Conference (UNCCNC).

26 Aug 2015 11:36

Cape Town trains women for road maintenance
Cape Town trains women for road maintenance

The City of Cape Town's transport authority, Transport for Cape Town (TCT), has introduced its first all-female roads repair team, based at the Ndabeni roads depot.

25 Aug 2015 12:34

Development projects worth R809m completed at Coega
Development projects worth R809m completed at Coega

The Coega Development Corporation (CDC) has announced that during the 2014/15 financial year, and with the inclusion of the first quarter of the 2015/16 financial year, new infrastructure development projects with a value of R809m were completed in the Coega Industrial Development Zone (IDZ).

25 Aug 2015 08:14

Mall to be built in KZN
Mall to be built in KZN

PRETORIA: Human Settlements Minister Lindiwe Sisulu has announced that international property investor, Investec Property, will build a 85,000m2 shopping centre at the Cornubia housing project in KwaZulu-Natal.

24 Aug 2015 10:43

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Cape Town collaborates with Dutch government to save water

Cape Town's water consumption are set to come under the microscope as the city's participation in a collaborative research project with the Dutch government and the Centre of Expertise has been approved by council.

24 Aug 2015 07:58

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Increase in number of buildings becoming obsolete

Changes in technology, workplace practices and production requirements have resulted in an increasing number of commercial and industrial buildings becoming obsolete.

24 Aug 2015 07:50